Hospice Visitor

(VON, VON Durham, Hospice Services)

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Position ID: V-OSH0256 Last Modified: 08 Feb 2021 Last Full Update: 08 Feb 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactJacklyn Malik, Volunteer Coordinator, VON Durham; Phone: 905-240-4522 ext 244; Fax: 905-240-4533; Email: jacklyn.malik@von.ca
DutiesOne-on-one support * COVID-19 protocol - over the telephone
More Info Linkhttps://www.vondurham.org/
BenefitsTraining and education opportunity
ClientsPeople with a palliative diagnosis
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+)
Areas of InterestDistress / Crisis / Bereavement Support ; Support Group Facilitation
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support - Peer Support, Group Facilitation ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills
Commitment LengthLong Term - Minimum 1 year
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group ; Virtual Volunteering
Minimum Hours1 / Week
SeasonsYear Round
LocationAt the home of the client in Durham Region
Number of PositionsDurham Region 
20 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation - Two 3 hour sessions ; Training is provided ; Training is required - Self-paced on-line modules through Hospice Palliative Care Ontario ; Training on-going - Relevant education and workshops throughout the year
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVulnerable Sector police check
Agency Details
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Organization NameVON, VON Durham, Hospice Services
Office Phone905-240-4522
Toll Free Phone1-877-668-9414
Address & Map
1615 Dundas St E, Lang Tower, West Building, Suite 304
Whitby, ON L1N 2L1
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